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"The Anthropocene," or, Gaia Shrugs

Issue: Vol 1 No. 1 (2014) Vol 1, No 1 (2014)

Journal: Journal of Contemporary Archaeology

Subject Areas: Archaeology

DOI: 10.1558/jca.v1i1.101


Author: Bruce Clarke

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